Tag Archives: Perception

Failed Awakening- what have we missed? #3 (Difference and the Spirit of Zenshin)


”Difference” is really a missing link that mustn’t be underestimated, because it opens for us the door to a forgotten world, a dimension where reality is perceived as it is. To paraphrase Gurdjieff’s words, it gives the possibility for  a … Continue reading

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Empty Spaces #3: The Meditative Path and Inner Development- “Emptiness”


One of the most difficult aspects to understand concerning the practice of meditation is the concept of “emptiness”, and the whole tradition of meditative practices is filled with this concept. At the opposite, modern Western culture is filled by fullness … Continue reading

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Inner Science#3: Find the Silence in your Daily Life


Silence keeps in itself the possibility to perceive “something different”, and this is a very important aspect, because it is the only thing which can determine a different degree of presence. The habitual thoughts can’t be stopped right from the … Continue reading

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Becoming “Masters” of our Minds


Within the walls of the head, every one of us can witness an unstoppable and unspeakable vortex of opinions, facts, voices, lights, considerations, symbols, contents, sounds and random ideas which seize us, consciously or not. It is perhaps the most … Continue reading

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Perceptional Experiences: Time Expansion


I suppose that it’s a common experience to have grabbed an object while falling before it touched the ground. A reflex, a very interesting dynamic to observe even if generally it can be observed “a posteriori” (in retrospect), namely trough … Continue reading

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An Integral Approach to Overcome the Harmful Emotions


The emotive field is the sea in which we swim every moment. Even the perception of a colour, a sound, a physical sensation is possible by the emotive. What is ordinary labelled under this name, isonly the surface of amore … Continue reading

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The Minos Labyrinth of our Daily Life (pondering)


In our everyday life, we have the illusory impression of perceiving reality in a concrete and objective way. We have the feeling of being stable, with a specific character, a stable point of view and a well-defined individuality. The reality … Continue reading

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Love and Self Development: Long Distance Relationship


Some days ago, speaking with some friends, we started an interesting but also important discussion about the long distance relationship. The majority of the friends accorded that such relation is almost impossible. This drove me to ponder about this very … Continue reading

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Onion Skin Meditation


This meditation is an exercise in dividing things into parts, and then parts of parts, in order to try to find some sort of solid, self-existent essence that an object is made of. You take the mind down layer by … Continue reading

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